OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Oklahoma City Police say a man is in custody following a fatal stabbing on the city’s northwest side Wednesday evening.
Officers were called to the 4200 block of NW 20th St. around 6 p.m. Wednesday for unknown trouble.
Shortly after officers arrived, Deaconess Hospital informed authorities that a stabbing victim, identified as 20-year-old Johnnie Garrison, had just been dropped off at their emergency room.
Investigators say Garrison and 45-year-old Walter Landon had in an altercation when Landon stabbed Garrison.
Garrison was transported to Deaconess Hospital by private vehicle and died shortly after arriving at the hospital.
Landon was taken into custody and ultimately booked into the Oklahoma County Detention Center on a complaint of murder in the first degree.
Anyone with information should call the Homicide Tip-Line at 405-297-1200.